Opinion
Here’s hoping voters are more inspired, informed by November
Of the two, which is more dangerous – ignorance or apathy? Primary elections were held last Tuesday. Locally, voter turnout was quite low – not uncommonly low, but somewhat surprising when consider...
May 28, 2014 | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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COACH'S CORNER: A most interesting man
There is a commercial on television that uses a white-haired fellow to promote an adult beverage. The ad always refers to the star of the commercial as the most interesting man in the world. Some o...
May 28, 2014 | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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What can Twitter really do?
A Twitter campaign aimed at raising awareness of the April 2014 Chibok, Nigeria, kidnapping - which was perpetrated by west African terrorist group Boko Haram (“Non-Muslim Teaching is Forbidden”) -...
May 21, 2014 | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
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Satire does news better than news programs do news
Every now and then, I use this column to bring you recaps of late-night news (or “news”) television programs like The Daily Show and The Colbert Report. I do this for at least two reasons. 1. These...
May 14, 2014 | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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COACH'S CORNER: Remembering those teachers
Yes, winter seemed to last forever, but believe me, spring is making up for it by flying by. With the end of spring brings the annual rite of graduation at Trigg County Schools. Trigg County’s fine...
May 07, 2014 | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Economic empowerment key to domestic violence survivors’ success
Economic abuse is as pervasive as scars and bruises can be in domestic violence relationships. Too often, victims must choose between staying with an abuser or facing economic hardship. Survivors w...
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COACH'S CORNER: Frustrated with the state of Alabama
YOU WOULD BE SURPRISED JUST HOW HARD IT IS TO TYPE WITH TREMBLING FINGERS. LET ME EXPLAIN. Oh sorry, I just realized I was still typing in with the same capital letters that I used in my letter to ...
Apr 30, 2014 | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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What does closing Mid-Continent’s doors mean for western Kentucky Baptists?
The following editorial was written by Todd Deaton of The Western Recorder. After a financial crisis at Mid-Continent University reached a breaking point last week, climaxing in immediate faculty l...
Apr 30, 2014 | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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Law Day 2014 to be celebrated May 1
With 2014 being a year with primary and general elections, the American Bar Association has chosen “American Democracy and the Rule of Law: Why Every Vote Matters” as the theme for Law Day 2014. Th...
Apr 23, 2014 | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
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Twice isn’t enough; enjoy this week’s free issue of the Record
A few years ago, we decided that mass distributions were so nice, we should do them twice. This year, we’ve decided to make it thrice. I’m happy to run into people in town who have become accustome...
Apr 23, 2014 | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
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